Orono soccer beats Stearns in thrilling regional championship sport

The undefeated Crimson Riots and No. 3 Stearns Minutemen performed an absolute thriller of a regional title sport on Saturday night time, with Orono outlasting its upstart rival from Millinocket 58 to 40 for its second consecutive state championship berth.

It was additionally the second consecutive 8-man small North championship contested between Orono and Stearns/Schenck, whose rivalry was cemented after a chippy 30-8 victory for Orono again in Week 2. Since then, either side had totally dominated the Little Ten Convention, successful out by common margins of greater than 30 factors every.

After Orono constructed a 28-6 lead early within the second quarter, it appeared like enterprise as normal till Stearns wakened.

Sam Canfield is a latest graduate of the College of Michigan, and the Bangor Each day Information’ latest sports activities reporter. He loves to look at the narratives and motivations behind Maine’s most fun athletes…
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